Microsoft will end support for Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 and Windows 8 and Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 3 from today. That means after today (that is January 12, 2016), Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical…
Microsoft has launched Internet Explorer Developer Channel.This ia a beta version of IE that gives early adopters a sneak peek of upcoming browser features. IE Developer Channel can run alongside and independently of IE11.Its available in both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) editions.
Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 is now available for download.What’s new in Internet Explorer 11 for windows 7.
Sites just work better in IE11 through new compatibility enhancements.
Real sites load fast with prerender and prefetch, network prioritization, and back navigation caching.
Flawless and responsive touch browsing permeates the experience.
Live tile support, tile updates, and tile notifications with RSS increases personalization, integration with Windows, and effectiveness of pinned sites.
IE11 Developer preview for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 is now availablefor download and testing.
What’s new in this release?
Faster, More Responsive Browsing.
render text on the GPU.
W3C Resource Priorities standard.
ECMAScript 6 standard.
IE11 supports features including let, const, Map, Set, and WeakMap, as well as __proto__ for improved interoperability.
support for WebGL.
closed captioning (TTML and SDP).
HTML Full Screen API.
All-new F12 Developer Tools.
AdBlock Plus browser add-on is now available on Internet Explorer.This is a just a preview version.
Compatible Internet Explorer versions are 8 and above.
It cannot support Metro mode Internet Explorer in Windows 8 and Internet Explorer in Windows RT
It blocks YouTube ads
provides element hiding functionality.
It will update automatically.
Microsoft has released a new 60 second TV ad exclusively to Facebook.This new ad uses the song “Too Close” by UK-based singer Alex Clare.The new ad first shows the websites (vimeo, clipboard, cut the rope, marvel, facebook and twitter) running inside of Internet Explorer and Internet Explorer reviews from Wired, softpedia, new york times, conceivably tech, the next web.
To enable full screen Mode in firefox
2.Press F11. (It also activates full screen mode by default)
3.To disable full screen Mode in firefox, just press F11 again.
To enable full screen Mode in IE
2.Press F11.(It also activates full screen mode by default)
3.To disable full screen Mode in IE, just press F11 again.
To enable full screen Mode in google chrome
3.To disable full screen Mode in chrome, just press F11 again.
Microsoft announced today that it will start rolling out automatic upgrades to Internet Explorer across Windows 7, Vista and XP. It will start from january for customers in Australia and Brazil who have turned on automatic updating via Windows Update. But the user’s home page, search provider, and default browser remains unchanged. With automatic updates enabled through Windows Update, customers can receive IE9 and future versions of Internet Explorer seamlessly without any “update fatigue” issues.
CSS3 PIE (Progressive Internet Explorer) is an IE attached behavior which, when applied to an element, allows IE to recognize and display a number of CSS3 properties.
PIE currently adds full or partial support to IE 6 through 8 for the following CSS3 features:
multiple background images
linear-gradient as background image
And in IE9 PIE adds support for border-image and linear-gradient.
From wordpress blog “WordPress has discontinued support for Internet Explorer 6. It has required increasingly complex code trickery to make the WordPress dashboard work in the IE6 browser, which was introduced 10 years ago and does not support current web standards.”
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Moving the world off Internet Explorer 6 countdown from microsoft.